Akshay Kumar mocks Deepika’s venture with Vin Diesel

Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone is all set to spread her magic in Hollywood with the third instalment of action series ‘XXX’. The actress a few days ago shared a picture of her hugging Hollywood star Vin Diesel, fuelling speculations that she has bagged a role in his upcoming movie.

While Deepika’s fans were excited about the news, some of her Bollywood friends expressed their excitement in a unique way.

Deepika’s ‘Housefull’ co-star Akshay Kumar, who is currently shooting for the third instalment of the comedy series, along with his ‘Housefull 3’ co-stars Riteish Deshmukha and Abhishek Bachchan made a hilarious representation of the same picture.

Akshay shared the picture on Twitter in which the three of them are posing with a mannequin which looks like Vin Diesel, in the same manner like that of Deepika. The picture has Akshay looking up over the bald head of the mannequin, while Abhishek and Riteish look over from each of its shoulder.

The actor also added a funny caption to the picture that will leave one in splits. "Since Vin Diesel is busy with Deepika Padukone, we at #Housefull3 are making do with Vin Petrol," he wrote along with the picture.

Deepika teased her fans with a picture of her hugging the Hollywood star in which the logo of ‘XXX’ was visible. She also tagged the picture on Instagram as ‘deepikapadukone @vindiesel’. Even as everyone was guessing about her being in the film, Vin Diesel also shared a selfie with the actress on his social media page.

Sources close to that ‘Piku’ actress have also confirmed that since she was not able to do the actor’s earlier film ‘Fast and Furious 7’ due to prior commitments, she was offered a role in his next.

Meanwhile, Deepika will be next seen in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s period drama ‘Bajirao Mastani’ starring Ranveer Singh and Priyanka Chopra. The film releases on December 18.